drugs

Israelis arrested throughout the UK for possession of khat plant

Khat is legal in Israel, but illegal abroad, leading to a massive wave of arrests abroad for Israelis coming to the country with khat on their persons.

26/07/2020
PhD student Anna Terem takes part in a research study at Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Memory triggering increases chance of drug addiction relapse - Hebrew U.

The research backs the claim that in the process of recovery from drug addiction, distancing oneself from contextual cues attached to drug use is imperative.

23/07/2020
India's Biocon secures approval use drug on coronavirus patients

The drug, which is also used to cure the skin disease psoriasis, was cleared by the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) for usage in India.

By REUTERS
11/07/2020
UK police bust iconic criminals in their biggest ever operation

British police have made 746 arrests, claimed £54 million ($67 million) in criminal cash, seized 77 firearms, including an assault rifle and sub-machine guns, and more than two tonnes of drugs

By REUTERS
02/07/2020
Vials of investigational coronavirus disease (COVID-19) treatment drug remdesivir are capped at a Gi
Gilead prices COVID-19 drug remdesivir at $2,340 per patient

Remdesivir is expected to be in high demand as one of the only treatments so far shown to alter the course of COVID-19.

By REUTERS
30/06/2020
Bayer to test new drugs on 3D-printed heart tissue at Tel Aviv University

The new method of testing bypasses many tedious screening methods, making it faster, cheaper and more efficient.

29/06/2020
Nurse examines patiest (illustrative)
Israel approves new psoriasis treatment

The new treatment utilizes a specific mechanism against the disease has demonstrated significant therapeutic success, even in severe cases. It is now available to patients of all HMOs.

Red blood cells (illustrative)
Hadassah doctors crack the cause of fatal corona blood clots

Hadassah researchers discovered that patients who form fatal blood clots have an increased level of alpha defensin protein in their blood.

Ivermectin
Israeli researcher: Antiparasitic drug could 'cure' coronavirus

Prof. Eli Schwartz launched a clinical trial of the drug Ivermectin, a broad-spectrum antiparasitic agent that has also been shown to fight viruses.

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